Support Services

Aboriginal Family Outreach Program 250-490-3504
Access Society
(Formerly Penticton & Area Women’s Centre)
250-493-6822
Toll Free 1-866-493-6822
Alzheimer Society of BC 250-493-8182
The Ark Youth Centre 250-492-3824
Autism Support Group
Oliver
250-498-2322
BC Nurse Line – health matters only
(130 languages represented)
1-866-215-4700
Canadian Mental Health Association 250-493-8999
Unity House
Penticton
250-493-6327
Child & Youth Mental Health Services 250-487-4422
Child and Youth Officer for BC 1-800-476-3933
Communities for Kids
Keremeos/Penticton/Princeton/OK Falls/Oliver/ Osoyoos/Summerland
250-496-5511
Community Living BC
Penticton
250-487-4436
Community Response Network (CRN)
(re abuse/neglect of seniors)
Penticton
Summerland
250-770-3404
250-492-7592
Connecting the Dots
Summerland
250-486-3360
Community Traumatic Brain Injury Services 1-778-516-0062
Dragonfly Pond Respite Society
Oliver
250-490-3305
Dieticians of Canada www.dieticians.ca
Eating Disorder Resource Centre of BC 1-800-665-1822
Elderly Outreach
(Mental Health)
Oliver
Osoyoos
Penticton
250-498-5080
250-495-6433
250-770-3555
En’owkin Centre
Penticton
250-493-7181
Families First Resource Society 250-493-0512 ext. 118
Family Literacy Program
Cawston / Hedley
250-499-2352
Footprints To Employment 250-492-5289
Grief Education Support Group
Penticton
Keremeos
Oliver
Princeton
Summerland
250-770-3486
250-499-3029
250-498-5044
250-295-4464
250-404-8072
Gay Okanagan Network wwww.gayokanagan.net
Health Centres
Cawston-Keremeos (700 Third Street)
Oliver (9971—350th Street)
Osoyoos (89th St)
Penticton (740 Carmi St)
Princeton (98 Ridgewood Drive)
Summerland (12815 Atkinson Road)
250-499-3029
250-498-5080
250-495-6433
250-770-3439
250-295-4442
250-404-8050
Hospice Society of BC 250-492-9071
1-800-465-4911
Integrated Family Development Program 250-487-8395
John Howard Society
Kelowna
250-763-1331
Keeping in Touch 250-490-2373
Learning Centres & Outreach
Penticton
Summerland
250-770-7740
250-770-7660
Literacy Now
S. Okanagan – Similkameen
250-462-0636
Living Positive Resource Centre
Kelowna
(for HIV and HEP C)
778-753-5830
Toll Free 1-800-616-2437
Lower Similkameen Indian Band
Keremeos
250-499-5528
Lower Similkameen Community Services Society
Cawston / Hedley / Keremeos
250-499-2352
Medical Service Plan 1-800-663-7100
Mental Health Crisis Line 250-310-6789
Toll-free 1-888-353-2273
Suicide Line 1-800-784-2433
Mental Health
Oliver
Penticton
250-495-6433 ext2302
250-770-3555
Mental Wellness Centre
(Schizophrenia Society)
250-493-7338
Ministry After Hours
Single persons
Families
1-866-660-3194
1-800-663-9122
Mosaic
(Immigration and refugee support)
604-254-9626
Mosaic South
(Employment and translations)
604-254-0244
Naramata Centre 250-496-5751
Toll-free 1-877-996-5751
Nurse Next Door
(Senior’s care service)
250-488-8586
Okanagan Boys & Girls Clubs
Osoyoos (Youth Centre)
Oliver
Penticton
Summerland
250-485-2363
250-498-8844
250-493-0512
250-404-0440
Okanagan Similkameen Neurological Society Child Development Centre (OSNS)
Penticton
250-492-0295
Oliver Health Centre 250-498-5080
Oliver Home School Parents Group 250-498-0464
Oliver Women’s Institute 250-498-4705
Ooknakane Friendship Centre 250-490-3504
Osoyoos Health Centre 250-495-6433
Osoyoos Indian Band 250-498-3444
Parenting After Separation
Penticton / Princeton / Oliver
250-492-5814
Parenting Wisely
Oliver / Osoyoos
(Provided by the Okanagan Boys & Girls Club)
250-498-8844
Penticton & Area Co-operative Enterprises 250-770-2284
Penticton & District Community Resources Society
(Various programs available)
250-492-5814
Penticton Family HUB 250-487-3353
Penticton Indian Band 250-493-0048
Penticton Public Health 250-770-3434
Postpartum Depression Support
Oliver
250-498-5080
Princeton support services
Adult Mental Health
Keremeos
250-499-3029 ext 2
Toll Free 1-800-663-7867
Child & Youth Mental Health 250-487-4422
Residential School Survivors Support Line 1-866-925-4419
Schizophrenia Society
(Mental Wellness Centre )
250-493-7338
Sexual Abuse Intervention 250-492-5814
South Okanagan–Similkameen Brain Injury Society 250-490-0613
South Okanagan Gay & Lesbian Association 250-493-7373
South Similkameen Health Unit
Keremeos
250-499-3029
South Okanagan Immigrant & Community Services Society
Penticton
Oliver
250-492-6299
250-498-4900
South Okanagan Literacy Program
Oliver / Osoyoos
Penticton / Summerland
250-492-4305 ext 3244
250-492-4305 ext 3227
South Okanagan Seniors Wellness Society 250-487-7455
Toll Free 1-877-364-2345
South Okanagan Victim Assistance Society
(SOVAS)
250-493-0800
Toll Free: 1-888-493-5355
South Okanagan Women In Need Society
(SOWINS)
Transition House
250-493-4366
250-493-7233
Supported Child Development Program 250-492-5864
STI Clinic
(Penticton Public Health)
250-770-3434
QMUNITY 604-684-5307
Toll-free 1-800-566-1170
United Way of the Central & South Okanagan Similkameen
Kelowna
Penticton
250-860-2356
250-492-2842
Unity House 250-493-6327
Upper Similkameen Indian Band
Hedley
250-292-8549
Youth Mental Health
Penticton
250-487-4422
Veterans Affairs 1-866-522-2122
We Care Home Health Services 250-493-6693
http://www.wecare.ca

Community Resources – Health and Wellness  – Support Services information was researched and confirmed in April 2013. Contact us if you have an update to this information.